Conditional Grant Program

The Texas Dept. of Transportation offers a Conditional Grant Program to eligible students pursuing a degree in civil engineering or a department-approved operational business discipline. The Conditional Grant Program will consider both Texas public and private four-year institutions.

Students accepted into the program receive up to $3,000 per semester or $6,000 per academic year for tuition, based on financial need.

The application may be downloaded at:  http://ftp.dot.state.tx.us/pub/txdot-info/hrd/cgp-application.pdf , completed and mailed to the address below.

Mail application packets to:  Texas Department of Transportation

                                                            HRD/Employment Opportunities/CGP

                                                            125 East 11th Street

                                                            Austin, TX  78701-2483

Applications to the Conditional Grant Program must be post marked prior to March 1st.

NAFEPA Scholarship

The National Association of Federal Education Program Administrators (NAFEPA) offers four scholarships nationally each year.  Eligible for the four scholarships are students in their senior year, presently enrolled in a public or charter school or school district served by NAFEPA members, or a student currently enrolled as a freshman in an accredited college or university.  Two scholarships will be awarded to students who are pursuing a degree in Education.  Two scholarships may be awarded for pursuit in Education or any other major.

The award for the NAFEPA scholarship will be $2,500.

In Part 1 of the attached NAFEPA scholarship application please put the following information:

Name of NAFEPA member submitting application:  Cheryl Cunningham

Name of Affiliated State Organization:  The Association for Compensatory Educators of Texas (ACET)

State:  TX

Scholarship application reminders:

1)     Ensure that letters of recommendation from school officials/staff are submitted on school letterhead as indicated on the scholarship application form.

2)     Make sure all required information is completed

3)     Pay close attention to guidelines on the essay:  NAFEPA requires a 300-word essay (maximum) outlining the student’s leadership activities and future goals.

4)     Mail the completed application with all required information by Friday, January 12, 2018, to:

 Cheryl Cunningham

P.O. Box 981

Abilene, TX  79601

Ms. Conner has scholarship packets in her office.

ATTENTION STUDENTS!

Student and Parents,

There have been some policy changes in our grading procedures in an attempt to eliminate human error.  Points for PreAP, AP, and dual credit will no longer be added to the report card or transcript.  The points are being added by the computer system and will ONLY be reflected in the GPA that appears on the transcript beginning in the 2017-2018 school year.  If you have any questions or concerns, please call Mrs. Broadfoot or Ms. Conner 325-893-2161.

McMurry University Honors Program

McMurry University offers scholarships for those students interested in being in their Honors Program. They have scholarships ranging up to full tuition for four years available through the Honors Program.  Students who meet one of the three following criteria are eligible to apply:  27 ACT; 1290 SAT; or top 5% of the graduating class.  Please see Ms. Conner or Mrs. Broadfoot if you need assistance with applying or have questions.

NAFEPA Scholarship

Deadline: January 12th

Amount: $2,500

The National Association of Federal Education Program Administrators (NAFEPA) offers four scholarships nationally each year.  Eligible for the four scholarships are students in their senior year, presently enrolled in a public or charter school or school district served by NAFEPA members, or a student currently enrolled as a freshman in an accredited college or university.  Two scholarships will be awarded to students who are pursuing a degree in Education.  Two scholarships may be awarded for pursuit in Education or any other major.

See Ms. Conner for information regarding this scholarship.

Dyess Spouses Club Scholarship

Who is eligible?
All military spouses and dependents seeking an undergraduate or
graduate degree at an accredited four-year college or university, two-year
community college or vocational program.
How do I apply?
Download the application at DyessSpousesClub.com/Scholarships and mail your
completed application packet by March 1, 2018.
Can you answer my question?
We’d love to! Please email dyess.dsc.scholarship@gmail.com with any questions.

Clyde High School Promotes College, Career, and Military

Clyde High School in partnership with NOTHING bundt CAKES of Abilene are recognizing Clyde High School Senior that have applied to a college, vocational school or to the military.

 

On Monday, December 11th students will be recognized at the Clyde High School cafeteria for their efforts toward the next step in their educational journey.

 

Another recognition party will be held in the spring. CHS wishes all of its students the best of luck in the future.

 

Nothing Bundt the Best for CHS Seniors 2018

December STAAR Re-Testing

For those students who need to re-test, testing will take place December 4th-8th.  Student testing room assignments will be posted on Thursday, November 30th.

December 4th–English I

December 5th–Algebra I

December 6th–English II

December 8th–Biology

All testing will begin promptly at 8:00, so please report to your testing room by 7:45am.